Erica Geraci is a second-year doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology Program. She received her B.A. in Psychology from Hunter College and her M.A. in Psychology from Teachers College, Columbia University. Her research interests include psychotic disorders and their effects on families, stigma and qualitative research. She is particularly interested in a clinical model that addresses the whole person, attending to both the physical and psychological needs of each individual. She is currently working on a pilot research on the long term consequences for persons suffering from psychosis.